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Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom, 2010/04/21 - Acquire Digital Multimedia breaks into Australian market by partnering with rugged field equipment expert - AcquireDigital.com.
As part of its continuing expansion, and following the establishment of an APAC support base in the Philippines, Acquire has announced its first partnership in the region. Antares Corporation Pty Ltd, based in Sydney, is an established expert in the field of rugged PCs, PDAs and other bespoke hardware solutions. A natural extension to this product range is digital signage and interactive touch screen kiosks. Antares will act as a value added reseller for the full range of products and services, being the first company to represent Acquire in the Asia Pacific region.
“We are very fortunate to have found a partner such as Antares. They are a mature company with the right mind-set to apply our products to the Australian market”, commented Paul Mayer (Sales & Marketing Manager).
Antares has established a new kiosk and digital signage division to maximize its new relationship with Acquire Digital. “It is not often one gets to partner with one of the world’s most successful software providers and is a great way for us to launch our digital signage and kiosk solutions division”, said Peter King (Managing Director of Antares Corporation). “We feel that our expertise combined with the Acquire software platform will enable Antares Interactive Media division to become a significant provider of solutions in this new and exciting sector”, commented Peter King.
About Working Solutions (Creative IT) Ltd
Based in Leicester, England, Working Solutions (Creative IT) Ltd has been providing award winning solutions to the digital signage and kiosk market segments for more than 12 years. So much more than just another media player, the Acquire™ range includes software products and player devices that combine power and functionality with the ability to control and manipulate content to create unique digital signage and interactive kiosk projects. Acquire™ software (acquiredigital.com) is already powering more than 15,000 players worldwide and has the flexibility to support multi-nationals corporations and small ‘start-ups’ alike.
About Antares Corporation Pty Ltd
Based in Sydney, Australia, Antares Corporation has been involved in high technology software development and hardware deployment for over 30 years. Over the last 9 years Antares has developed an extensive and preeminent position as a provider of rugged field mobility solutions. Partnering with the world’s leading manufacturers of rugged products, Antares provides a high end solution comprising hardware and software to satisfy the demanding requirements of major mining projects, Defence combat applications and geo-technical field applications.
In taking a strategic decision to enter the expanding market for digital signage and interactive kiosk deployments in Australia, Antares has again chosen the world’s most successful products that combined with Antares experience can bring a proven technology solution to this expanding market.